• Patient Care Associate (4:00PM to 12:00AM)

    Requisition ID
    Nursing - Support
    Shift Hours AM/PM
    SJ ER
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview


    St. Joseph’s Healthcare System is recognized for the expertise and compassion of its highly skilled and responsive staff. The combined efforts of the organization’s outstanding physicians, superb nurses, and dedicated clinical and professional staff have made us one of the most highly respected healthcare organizations in the state, the largest employer in Passaic County, and one of the nation’s “100 Best Places to Work in Health Care”.



    Job Overview Responsible for assisting patients with activities of daily living, provides basic care to acutely ill patients. Assists in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment. Performs EKG's and Venipuncture as directed by the Registered Nurse.


    • Work requires a High School diploma or equivalent.
    • Qualifications will need one of the following or a combination to be eligible:
      • Nurses Aide certification from the NJ Department of Health preferred 
      • Minimum of three years of previous work related experience within the last 6 months in an acute care hospital 
      • Successful completion of nursing school courses including Fundamentals of Nursing Practice 
      • National Healthcareer Association Certificate
      • PCA/PCT Diploma. BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required
      • BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required or must obtain BLS certification within 6 months of hire


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